Re: Delta/American fleet composition

From:         kls@ohare.Chicago.COM (Karl Swartz)
Organization: Chicago Software Works, Menlo Park, California
Date:         27 Jun 96 12:56:56 
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>I spoke to a Delta 727 pilot who said that some of the Delta 727s were
>acquired when Delta took over Western Airlines.

True.  They are 727-247(A)s and Delta has quite a number of them.  You
can recognize them by their NnnnnW or NnnnWA registrations (likewise
for ex-Western 737s in Delta's fleet).  They have nothing to do with
the Shuttle, though, and apparently never have.

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